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College Hill Arts Festival 2017

Location:
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, Iowa (Midwest)

Show Dates: 6/16/17 - 6/17/17
Application Deadline: 1/22/17 Midnight CST

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REQUIREMENTS:


Images: 5 (a booth shot is required)

Fee (Application fee): $25.00

JURY DETAILS


Event Summary
The College Hill Arts Festival is a juried event of 75 artists who are chosen by a panel of three independent jurors.  A wide variety of original works including pottery, ceramics, wood, jewelry, metal sculpture, painting, photography, and glass, from some of the nation’s best and most talented artists is offered. 

General Information
This year marks the 39th anniversary of the College Hill Arts Festival, held on the tree-shaded campus of the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, Iowa.  The College Hill Arts Festival is a juried event of 75 artists who are chosen by a panel of three independent jurors.  A wide variety of original works including pottery, ceramics, wood, jewelry, metal sculpture, painting, photography, and glass, from some of the nation’s best and most talented artists is offered.  The festival has strong university, community, and patron support.  It is a well attended, well organized, and well advertised event with high quality exhibitors.  Artists are treated with the highest concern by our friendly, attentive, and available staff.  Artist amenities include outdoor, museum-like setting; large, spacious booths (most are shady); easy load-in/out; overnight security; artist hospitality room; nearby convenient parking; complimentary artists’ buffet on Friday evening; booth sitters; and complimentary sack lunch for the road after the show is over.  Artists can also take advantage of a bed & breakfast program which provides free lodging.  In addition, there are five $500 Awards of Excellence, a $250 People’s Choice award, and a $750 Founders’ Award.  The festival features a Young Art Collectors Gallery, with original artwork created by the exhibiting artists with prices of $10 or less, which encourages youth ages 14 and under to make independent decisions about art.
 
The festival will take place on Friday, June 16th from 12:00-8:00 P.M. and Saturday, June 17th from 10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.
 

Rules/Regulations
Artists must be present for the duration of the festival.  Only original work, designed and executed by the artist may be sold -- no posters, postcards, notecards, or calendars.  Please check our web site at www.collegehillartsfestival.com for our policy on reproductions.

Booth Information
The festival is held on the tree shaded campus of the University of Northern Iowa.  Booths are a roomy 14x16' (approx. size).  Electricity is not available.  Jury fee is $25 and booth fee is $250.
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